George and Maria Dawson

A Newspaper Discovery

March 4, 2022 The Morning Examiner article headline from December 23, 1906 was simple: “Many Divorces.” The article itself detailed the many divorces that Judge Howell had granted the preceding day.   Among the list was George Dawson and Maria Dawson, my great grandparents. The newspaper article was the first real source I’d ever seen […]

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